Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Time hasn’t healed it, and the people aren’t helping
A Florida man attempts to find out
Hopefully won’t inspire binge drinking, excessive gambling
No, not the one written inside
Kakutani gives Vox Tablet subject the works
Plus Israel insists on ‘homegrown’ peace, and more in the news
‘Survivors’ depicts the Holocaust today
Yann Martel’s new novel features a donkey, a monkey, taxidermy, and a Holocaust allegory
Not of the clean variety
A great escape, a really long book, and more
On Yom HaShoah, one woman’s story of tunneling from a Polish work camp
Plus Gallaudet’s Jewish head, survivors’ cancer, and more
Spy games, evading the next Holocaust, and more
A writer wonders which neighbor will hide him when the next genocide happens
New info emerges on Righteous Swede’s death
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet